chù jǐng shēng qíng
old feelings arise at the sight of a familiar place
scene which recalls past memories; evocative of the past; reminiscent; to arouse deep feelings
他触景生情, 想起家乡, 不觉泪下。
Tā chùjǐngshēngqíng, xiǎngqǐ jiāxiāng, bù jué lèi xià.
He was moved by the occasion to thoughts of home, and despite himself he began to weep